Best of Vegas 2017 This&That

This is a must-read for anyone interested in Las Vegas' sociocultural evolution.

Best Vegas History Lesson: 'Out of the Neon Closet' by Dennis McBride

July 13th, 2017

This is a must-read for anyone interested in Las Vegas' sociocultural evolution.

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    With shops Downtown and on the Strip, local designer Tatyana Khomyakova has you covered.

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    Live-music yoga, call-and-response chanting, group meditation and more await at the GY.

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    This is one resort that hasn't started charging for parking.

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    Just as important as connectivity: terrific coffee drinks and Latin-inspired plates.

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    The Golden Knights better muscle up if they hope to wrest this one away in 2018.

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    The baseball phenom wins this category every year and deservedly so.

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    One-fourth of 98 Degrees, singer Jeff Timmons, has lived in Las Vegas for almost seven years.

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    Deryk Engelland has made it his job to meet even more Las Vegans by creating the Engelland’s Vegas Born Heroes Foundation this year. Its mission ...

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  • Dining

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    Researchers say CBD, or Cannabidiol, has shown the most medical potential of all the chemical compounds in the marijuana plant.

  • Dining

    Executive Chef Jainine Jaffer loves creating imaginative off-menu specials like paneer poutine and rooh afsza (rose syrup) tiramisu.

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  • Nightlife

    Blueprint celebrated its third anniversary at Apex Social Club with some of the big names on its roster: DJ C.L.A., Earwaxxx, Greg Lopez, DJ Kittie ...

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    I crowded my (first) plate with totally respectable dim sum, chewy pathiri rice flour pancakes, breakfast pizza and a maple-pecan Danish.

  • A&E

    I’ve been recommending this residency to strangers, friends, tourists and locals since I saw it for the first time last year.

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    Engelland and his family created the Engelland's Vegas Born Heroes Foundation this year.

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    Meet SafeNest, which is dedicated to ending domestic violence homicides in Clark County.

  • Dining

    Berenjenas is one of the most distinct dishes at the restaurant—breaded golden baby eggplant served with chili-infused honey.

  • Nightlife

    The pioneering Las Vegas nightclub entertainer performs on November 17 before returning December 31.

  • Music

    Tricky, The Orb and Goldie are all in town for separate shows.

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    In her new chapbook, I Was the Girl With the Moon-Shaped Face, Cassera’s world is filled with desert imagery, youthful nostalgia and a relatable realm ...

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